News from El Punt Avui

Doubts over BREXIT

Now that the UK’s break with the EU is finally official, many questions still remain about the consequences of the country’s decision to leave the European Union, with the light at the end of the tunnel still some way off

Barcelona Zoo, February 2020
Photo: ACN

Barcelona Zoo’s new resident

Meet Thembi, Barcelona Zoo’s latest addition. Yet, the baby Rothschild’s giraffe was not brought to the zoo, but was born there in February. Visitors were able to witness 10-year-old giraffe Nuru give...

Hope for Barça and Girona as Espanyol toil

The presenter of El Punt Avui TV’s The Week in Football, Barney Griffiths, casts a watchful eye over the progress of Catalonia’s leading football clubs during the month of February

COSMIC COMEDY

One of the comic – and cosmic – series HBO has pinned its hopes on this year is Avenue 5, the story of a luxurious space cruiser suddenly cast into a desperate situation: due to a navigation error,...

The divine cup

A book and exhibition at the Palau Robert rekindle the spirit of Bocaccio, a nightclub that had become a hangout for all kinds of nonconformists by the end of the Franco regime

June among stars

Primavera Sound will celebrate its 20th anniversary with Beck, Massive Attack and Lana del Rey, and Sónar will receive Chemical Brothers and premier a new release by Maria Arnal and Marcel Bagés

A year of plural art

A new season of exhibitions has begun, with variety being a big feature as many of the leading art venues attempt to find ways around ever stricter budget restrictions

HEADING FOR THE HILLS

You’re involved

“Ecology? Look it up. You’re involved.”So it began, on posters plastered across Vancouver fifty years ago, the movement that matters much to me, to us as a family. That my wife is Canada-born is...

THE LAST WORD

DODGY democracy

Test d’opinió

Catalan clubs faltering at start of 2020

The presenter of El Punt Avui TV’s The Week in Football, Barney Griffiths, analyses the varying fortunes of Catalonia’s leading football clubs during the months of December and January